An Introduction to the Geography of Tourism by Velvet Nelson

By Velvet Nelson

Tourism is an astonishingly advanced phenomenon that's changing into an ever-greater a part of lifestyles in today’s international international. This transparent and interesting textual content introduces undergraduate scholars to this tremendous and numerous topic in the course of the lens of geography, the single box with the breadth to contemplate the entire features, actions, and views that represent tourism. certainly, geography and tourism have regularly been interconnected, and Velvet Nelson reinforces the connection among them by utilizing either human and actual geography to interpret all elements of tourism—economic, social, and environmental. She indicates how geography offers the instruments and ideas to contemplate either the optimistic and unfavorable elements that have an effect on travelers and locations in addition to the results tourism has on either peoples and locations. Her real-world case reviews, established either on examine and at the reviews of holiday makers themselves, vividly illustrate key matters. This entire, thematically prepared advent will increase scholars’ realizing of geographic options and the way they are often used as a fashion of viewing and realizing the world.

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